Off-Host HSM Recycle
How would your business operations improve if you could increase the number and frequency of critical mainframe processes *without* an increase in MSUs?
Learn how virtual tape can enable you to off-host HSM Recycle, improve multi-tenancy management, archive to the cloud, and securely exchange data at high speeds between mainframes and distributed systems for analytics and off-host processing.
A discussion of how a large insurance company leveraged their existing Luminex Virtual Tape system with SecureTransfer as a faster, more secure, and easier-to-use solution for populating their Microsoft Azure Data Lake.
A discussion of the broader role that mainframe tape is filling for data in modern data centers. Topics include data synchronicity and distribution, the many use cases for cloud services, as well as data sharing and integration across the enterprise.
4 different hardware vendors (IBM, Oracle Storage Tek, Dell EMC, and HDS/Luminex) each give a short overview of their current offering(s) to move, copy or place z/OS data into the Cloud.
Learn how a FICON-based approach offers a wide variety of off-hosting opportunities with cross-platform, bi-directional communication over the same I/O channels as your mainframe DASD and tape subsystems.
Continuous availability is increasingly expected for modern data centers. This discussion will address fundamental questions about synchronous tape operations such as: Why would you want it? What should you expect from it? How would you implement it? And, is it compatible with your IT infrastructure and budget?
Learn how others have switched from physical to virtual tape and how the transition has improved tape security, disaster recovery preparedness, and resilience.
Compare and contrast siloed and converged storage environments to provide insight for mainframe data center and storage managers looking to streamline processes, reduce operating expenses and provide additional value to their organizations.
A discussion about how data centers can use the Cloud for virtual tape storage. Topics will include tape performance characteristics, tape study examples, and relevant use cases.
Learn how virtual vaulting services from low-cost, innovative disaster recovery and hosting centers are being leveraged to eliminate the last holdout of physical tape while reducing recovery time for DR tests and events.
Learn about the latest developments for z/VM and z/VSE mainframe tape environments. Topics will include new capabilities and use cases for virtual tape solutions from Luminex.